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Pop vs. Pup

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Popnoun

(countable) A loud, sharp sound as of a cork coming out of a bottle.

‘Listen to the pop of a champagne cork.’;

Pupnoun

A young dog, wolf, fox, seal, or shark, or the young of certain other animals.

‘The dog has had that bed since he was just a pup.’;

Popnoun

An effervescent or fizzy drink, most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop.

‘Lunch was sandwiches and a bottle of pop.’;

Pupnoun

A young, inexperienced person.

‘The new teacher is a mere pup.’;

Popnoun

A bottle, can, or serving of effervescent or fizzy drink, most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop.

‘Go in the store and buy us three pops.’;

Pupnoun

Any cute dog, regardless of age.

‘My pup likes to run as fast as he can, yet cannot always stop in time!’;

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Popnoun

A pop shot: a quick, possibly unaimed, shot with a firearm.

‘The man with the gun took a pop at the rabbit.’;

Pupnoun

A short semi-trailer used jointly with a dolly and another semi-trailer to create a twin trailer.

Popnoun

A quantity dispensed, a portion, apiece.

‘They cost 50 pence a pop.’;

Pupverb

(intransitive) To give birth to pups.

Popnoun

Something that stands out or is distinctive, especially to the senses.

‘a white dress with a pop of red’; ‘a pop of vanilla flavour’;

Pupnoun

A young dog; a puppy.

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Popnoun

(computing) The removal of a data item from the top of a stack.

Pupverb

To bring forth whelps or young, as the female of the canine species.

Popnoun

A bird, the European redwing.

Pupnoun

young of any of various canines such as a dog or wolf

Popnoun

(physics) The sixth derivative of the position vector with respect to time (after velocity, acceleration, jerk, jounce, crackle), i.e. the rate of change of crackle.

Pupnoun

an inexperienced young person

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Popnoun

A pistol.

Pupverb

birth;

‘the dog whelped’;

Popnoun

(colloquial) Affectionate form of father.

‘My pop used to tell me to do my homework every night.’;

Popnoun

Pop music.

Popnoun

A Russian Orthodox priest; a parson.

Popverb

(intransitive) To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound.

‘The muskets popped away on all sides.’;

Popverb

(ergative) To burst (something) with a popping sound.

‘The boy with the pin popped the balloon.’; ‘This corn pops well.’;

Popverb

To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move from place to place suddenly; to dart.

‘A rabbit popped out of the hole.’;

Popverb

To place (something) (somewhere); to move or position (something) with a short movement.

‘Just pop it in the fridge for now.’; ‘He popped his head around the door.’;

Popverb

To make a short trip or visit.

‘I'm just popping round to the newsagent.’; ‘I'll pop by your place later today.’;

Popverb

(intransitive) To stand out; to be distinctive to the senses.

‘This colour really pops.’;

Popverb

(transitive) To hit (something or someone).

‘He popped me on the nose.’;

Popverb

To shoot (usually somebody) with a firearm.

Popverb

To ejaculate.

Popverb

To remove (a data item) from the top of a stack.

Popverb

To remove a data item from the top of (a stack).

Popverb

To pawn (something) (to raise money).

‘I had to pop my watch to see me through until pay-day.’;

Popverb

To swallow (a tablet of a drug).

Popverb

To perform (a move or stunt) while riding a board or vehicle.

Popverb

To undergo equalization of pressure when the Eustachian tubes open.

‘My ears popped as the aeroplane began to ascend.’;

Popinterjection

Used to represent a loud, sharp sound, as of a cork coming out of a bottle.

Popadjective

(used attributively in set phrases) Popular.

Popnoun

A small, sharp, quick explosive sound or report; as, to go off with a pop.

Popnoun

A nonalcoholic carbonated beverage; - so called because it expels the cork with a pop from the bottle containing it; as, ginger pop; lemon pop, etc.

Popnoun

The European redwing.

Popverb

To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound; as, the muskets popped away on all sides.

Popverb

To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move from place to place suddenly; to dart; - with in, out, upon, off, etc.

‘He that killed my king . . . Popp'd in between the election and my hopes.’; ‘A trick of popping up and down every moment.’;

Popverb

To burst open with a pop, when heated over a fire; as, this corn pops well.

Popverb

To thrust or push suddenly; to offer suddenly; to bring suddenly and unexpectedly to notice; as, to pop one's head in at the door.

‘He popped a paper into his hand.’;

Popverb

To cause to pop; to cause to burst open by heat, as grains of Indian corn; as, to pop corn or chestnuts.

Popverb

To eat or swallow; - of food, especially snacks, in small pieces; as, he popped a whole can of peanuts while watching the movie.

Popadverb

Like a pop; suddenly; unexpectedly.

Popnoun

an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk

Popnoun

a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring;

‘in New England they call sodas tonics’;

Popnoun

a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork

Popnoun

music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love

Popverb

bulge outward;

‘His eyes popped’;

Popverb

hit a pop-fly;

‘He popped out to shortstop’;

Popverb

make a sharp explosive noise;

‘The cork of the champagne bottle popped’;

Popverb

fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise;

‘The soldiers were popping’;

Popverb

cause to make a sharp explosive sound;

‘He popped the champagne bottle’;

Popverb

appear suddenly or unexpectedly;

‘The farm popped into view as we turned the corner’; ‘He suddenly popped up out of nowhere’;

Popverb

put or thrust suddenly and forcefully;

‘pop the pizza into the microwave oven’; ‘He popped the petit-four into his mouth’;

Popverb

release suddenly;

‘pop the clutch’;

Popverb

hit or strike;

‘He popped me on the head’;

Popverb

drink down entirely;

‘He downed three martinis before dinner’; ‘She killed a bottle of brandy that night’; ‘They popped a few beer after work’;

Popverb

take drugs, especially orally;

‘The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves’;

Popverb

cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound;

‘The child popped the balloon’;

Popverb

burst open with a sharp, explosive sound;

‘The balloon popped’; ‘This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven’;

Popadjective

(of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)

Popadverb

like a pop or with a pop;

‘everything went pop’;

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